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A huge concrete wall is covered in graffiti and topped with barbed wire.

Winter term in the Middle East

February 6, 2017
Communications Staff
This graffiti-marked wall was just one of the places Naomi Fireman visited during her winter-term project in the Middle East. “I came here to travel and listen to many different...
Students serving a meal in Harkness coop

Surviving winter term

February 2, 2017
Communications Staff
Living in Oberlin in the dead of winter isn't the easiest thing in the world. We asked a handful of students how to survive Oberlin’s winter term on campus, and one response appeared over and over. So what was the overwhelming advice?
Recipients of the Shansi In-Asia Grants

Shansi Awards In-Asia Grants

December 16, 2016
Communications Staff
This winter term and summer, nine students will explore intellectually and socially engaging projects through an Oberlin Shansi In-Asia Grant.

The Journey of My Happy Feet

February 25, 2016
Communications Staff
“From Guinea to Brooklyn: The Journey of my Happy Feet,” a Senior Honors Show by Donnay Edmund, will be performed at 8 p.m. on March 4 and 5 in Warner Main Space.

From Yarn to Garment

February 17, 2016
Communications Staff
Chloe Deshusses threads needles on a weaving loom in preparation for making a custom sleeveless dress in the winter-term project From Yarn to Garment. Directed and sponsored by Betsy Bruce,...
A snowy Wilder Bowl

Winter Has Arrived

January 12, 2016
Communications Staff
So long 60-degree days! Winter has finally arrived in Oberlin. Those of us in town can expect more snow showers throughout the week. Snow Emergency Parking Plan information can be found in this...


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